Wednesday, March 12, 2014
This week’s North Devon netball league round-up
Bottom of the league Pat Willams Girls turned the tables to defeat Woolacombe Bay Holiday Parks in division one of the North Devon Netball League.
The return of Jodie Wrey has made a big difference and she was once again influential, working tirelessly throughout the match and winning several interceptions in a three goal victory.
Frank Heard’s Heffers also secured a win in the top division, beating Blue Oasis.
In division two, leaders Titans Jupiter were given a scare by Venners Bakery Shooting Scones.
Jupiter took the early lead but Shooting Scones competed well and clawed their way back into the match in the second half.
Shooting Scones took the lead with only minutes to play but Leanna Fay defended well in the mid-court and Sara Jenn then found the net to tip the balance back in Jupiter’s favour.
When the final whistle blew, it was Jupiter who had a one goal advantage.
Carol Anne Emeralds and Venners Bakery Anacondas worked hard for their victories and after taking the initiative from the start.
Langtree had convincing wins in both divisions three and four.
In the third division, Reckers beat Coodes Cougars, while their Raiders brushed aside Carol Anne Opals 42-24.
Hartland Harriers and Carol Anne Jets were closely matched in division four, with Becky Goulding and Naila Rana battling in the circle.
Despite Goulding’s good defending, it was Rana’s Harriers who came out on top by a single goal.
Titans Apollo 63 (Ruth Chamings), Carol Anne Sapphires 22 ().
Carol Anne Diamonds 43 (Vicky Hair), Titans Neptune 20 (Millie White).
Frank Heard’s Heffers 34 (Ali Shaddick), Blue Oasis 27 (Hannah Dibble).
Pat Williams Girls 33 (Jodie Wrey), Woolacombe Bay Holiday Parks 30 (Charlotte Jeffery).
Carol Anne Emeralds 41 (), Reeds Silverside 16 (Steph Batstone).
Titans Jupiter 36 (Leanna Fay), Venners Bakery Shooting Scones 35 (Holly Brimson).
Venners Bakery Anacondas 36 (Lizzie Nicholas), Carol Anne Rubies 14 (Thaliah Houle).
Langtree Re-Unites Reckers 49 (Heidi Thorne & Tiff Plows), Coodes Cougars 24 (Chris Southern).
Chivenor Netters 39 (Elenoa Koroibanuve), Carol Anne Golds 25 (Shannon Beer).
North Devon Homes 39 (Claire Fallow), Venners Bakery Misfits 16 (Joss Allman).
Langtree Re-Unites Raiders 42 (Maddy New), Carol Anne Opals 24 (Charlotte Buttery).
Hartland Harriers 37 (Naila Rana), Carol Anne Jets 36 (Becky Goulding).